Running for the position of: Board of Education
Name: Byron P. Francis, Jr.
Education: Bachelor of Science degree in criminology with a minor in political science, Central Connecticut State University; master’s of business (MBA), University of New Haven
Experience: Former sergeant, U.S. Army; commissioner, Equity & Opportunity Commission; volunteer, Wolcott Christian Life Center; academic mentor, Northwestern Community College;
Occupation: Founder & managing broker at Omni Point Real Estate Group; adjunct business professor at Naugatuck Valley Community College & Northwestern Community College
Family: wife, Carmen; children, Stephanie, 19, Xavier 16, Malcolm, 13, Zion, 8